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Mon, 27 Feb 2017 15:15:20 GMT“Moonlight” won best picture after “La La Land” was mistakenly announced, bringing a chaotic scene to the stage.Talk about a Hollywood twist ending. “Moonlight” took best picture, but not until after it was mistakenly announced that “La La Land” had won.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 09:59:53 GMTThe producers and cast of “La La Land” mistakenly accepting the Oscar for best picture. A producer, Jordan Horowitz, standing behind the speaker and holding an envelope, later said, “There’s a mistake. ‘Moonlight,’ you guys won best picture.”“I’m holding the envelope and the award, and I had just given my speech, and there are people on the stage with headsets, and I thought, ‘That doesn’t seem right.’”
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 06:31:50 GMTJimmy Kimmel hosting the Oscars ceremony on Sunday.In some years, the Oscars have been an uneasy blend of celebration and seriousness. This year, they were also a reminder that there are few escapes from politics in public life right now.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 05:28:23 GMTThe Academy Awards, held on Sunday in Los Angeles, tend to attract both fashion and political statements from its attendees.Who do our stars think they’re winning over with political oratory side-by-side with a bacchanalia of self-congratulation?
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 15:38:04 GMTMoonlight wins Best Picture.The winners of the 89th annual Academy Awards.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 03:09:56 GMTPresident Trump with the director of the Office of Management and Budget, Mick Mulvaney, left, and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, right, at the White House last week.President Trump will instruct federal agencies on Monday to assemble a budget that would also make major cuts to agencies like the E.P.A. but not reduce funding for the largest entitlement programs.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 01:40:08 GMTLt. Gov. Ralph S. Northam of Virginia meeting last week with members of the Senate and House page program in Richmond. He maintains that voters in the Democratic primary race for governor care most about state, not national, issues.One Democratic candidate is focusing on state issues, while the other hopes to harness anger toward the president, betting on a new strategy for Democrats.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 23:45:00 GMTGov. Gina Raimondo of Rhode Island after the “Make It in RI Summit” last week in Providence.At a national meeting, several governors said they must frame all their priorities, including immigration and health care, in economic terms.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 15:22:29 GMTJordan Horowitz, a “La La Land” producer, delivered an acceptance speech on Sunday night before saying, “What? You guys, I’m sorry, no. There’s a mistake.”Here’s what you need to know to start your day.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 13:48:46 GMTLuis Mancheno, an immigration attorney.Monday: A notable New Yorker, Off-Broadway Week and reflections before Lent.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 12:51:48 GMTConfusion erupted after “La La Land” was mistakenly announced as the best picture winner.Monday: The wrong movie was announced for best picture, the California G.O.P. held its spring convention, and a look back at the North Hollywood shootout of 1997.
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Mon, 27 Feb 2017 05:01:14 GMTElizabeth Hernandez with her sons, from left, Gianluca, 6, Kharloz, 8, and Maximus, 2, at their home in West Frankfort, Ill. Ms. Hernandez’s husband, Juan Carlos Hernandez Pacheco, was taken into custody earlier this month by Immigration and Customs Enforcement.Residents have only good things to say about Juan Carlos Hernandez Pacheco, but his arrest by immigration agents has left his Illinois town in a muddle.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 22:26:13 GMTDiego Mariaca, center, filled out paperwork with his mother and brother to apply for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program in Washington, D.C., in 2012. President Trump has made conflicting statements about the program.Mr. Trump’s sympathetic remarks about young immigrants and inaction on the program that shields them have caused rifts in the White House and angered his Republican base.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 22:29:53 GMTJeffrey A. Zucker, the president of CNN, in December. He and President Trump once had a close relationship.Jeffrey A. Zucker, the president of CNN, who once had a close rapport with President Trump, is shrugging off the White House’s vitriol toward his network.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 21:38:16 GMTPresident Trump on Friday at the Conservative Political Action Conference in Oxon Hill, Md.It is unclear if the president is aware of the historic resonance of the label, but his use of it has left some historians scratching their heads.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 20:01:24 GMTDefense Secretary Jim Mattis, right, with President Trump and Vice President Mike Pence, arriving at the Pentagon last month.President Trump has said the U.S. should ally with Russia to combat militants in Syria, but Defense Secretary Jim Mattis has said he doesn’t see Russia as trustworthy.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 22:03:59 GMTMarine One, carrying President Trump, arrived at Dover Air Force Base this month to be present as the body of Chief Petty Officer William Owens was returned to the United States.The father of Chief Petty Officer William Owens criticized the White House over the mission that killed his son and called for an investigation.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 03:27:07 GMTMr. Bilden, a former military intelligence officer who ran a branch of a private equity firm, said that meeting the ethics guidelines would require too great a financial sacrifice.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 21:37:29 GMTA church service in Olathe, Kan., in honor of two immigrants from India who were shot in a bar.Indians were relatively welcoming of President Trump’s victory, but the killing of an Indian man in Kansas and serious worries about an immigration crackdown were starting to sour that view.
Sat, 10 Sep 2016 17:49:10 GMTRobots that can recognize emotions are in development, and they could someday move into roles reserved for humans. But it’s an opportunity, not a threat.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 20:27:16 GMTStep-by-step, here's a guide to completing your entire income tax form, with insights that can help you save money, whether you use software, do the return by hand or rely on a professional.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 10:00:14 GMTGeert Wilders, center, a far-right icon and one-man political party of the Netherlands, greeting supporters during a campaign stop in Spijkenisse this month.How Mr. Wilders and his party fare in March 15 elections in the Netherlands could indicate the strength of the far right elsewhere in Europe.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 10:00:13 GMTWarren E. Buffett, the chairman of Berkshire Hathaway, in 2015. This year, his annual letter to Berkshire shareholders contained a harsh assessment of the hedge fund industry.A staunch defender of index funds, Warren Buffett used his annual shareholders’ letter to skewer money managers who charge more for inferior results.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 10:00:14 GMTKim Moske, shown outside her home in Delaware, Ohio, is 56 and expects to retire in six years. She started to save and invest in her late 20s.Traditional pensions have grown scarcer, life expectancies are generally greater and, for workers of all ages, planning is more important than ever.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 10:00:15 GMTHow to get your financial situation in shape, whether you are closing in on retirement or just starting out.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 23:29:13 GMTA worker monitoring the automated material handling system as it carried wafers of memory chips at the IM Flash plant in Lehi, Utah, last month. Intel and Micron Technology own and operate the factory together.Computer chips are still made in the United States, but foreign competition is looming. The industry wants President Trump to help.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 08:47:58 GMTSix people are living in isolation for eight months on a volcano in Hawaii as part of a NASA-funded study to simulate human exploration of Mars. We chronicle their mission in 360 video.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 13:15:12 GMTA hazardous materials team conducting checks on Sunday inside Kuala Lumpur International Airport, where Kim Jong-nam was killed on Feb. 13 with a toxic nerve agent.The South Korean intelligence chief told lawmakers in Seoul that four of the eight North Koreans identified as suspects worked for the country’s secret police.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 19:31:48 GMTFrom left, Mr. Paxton, Kevin Bacon and Tom Hanks as the astronauts who tell Houston they’ve had a problem in “Apollo 13.”After playing a small part in “Aliens,” Mr. Paxton later starred in “Twister,” “Titanic” and “Apollo 13.”
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 00:35:38 GMTHenry Rousso, a well-respected historian, has been a regular visitor for 30 years to the United States. He said he was unsure when he would return.Henry Rousso said he was detained for more than 10 hours and told he would be sent back to Paris when he tried to attend a conference in Texas.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 02:35:57 GMTToppled tombstones at the Mount Carmel Jewish Cemetery on Sunday in Philadelphia.The episode drew almost immediate comparison to a similar discovery last Monday in University City, Mo., where more than 150 headstones were toppled.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 22:19:16 GMTJudge Joseph Wapner on “The People‘s Court,” around 1985. He appeared on the show for 12 years beginning in 1981.Judge Wapner sat on the bench in the syndicated television show from its debut in 1981 to the end of its original run in 1993.
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Sun, 26 Feb 2017 23:02:01 GMTMeryl Streep wearing Elie Saab at the Oscars.The actress accused Mr. Lagerfeld of defaming her after he said that she switched designers, to one that would pay her for wearing a dress.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 03:04:01 GMTMack Beggs, left, completed a 56-0 season Saturday and captured a Texas state girls’ title. His family says he would prefer to wrestle boys.Mack Beggs completed a 56-0 season on Saturday. His family says he’d rather be wrestling boys. Some of his opponents agree.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 23:19:21 GMTThe Warriors’ Stephen Curry criticized the chief executive of his own sneaker brand, Under Armour, for complimenting President Trump.Stephen Curry’s critical response to comments by the Under Armour chief executive about President Trump shows how the balance of commercial power has changed.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 10:50:48 GMTThe 730-square-foot Polygon House is almost completely bare of furniture, comprised of mainly steel, glass, concrete and white walls.In the leafy hamlet of Karuizawa, distinctive design is the expression of the uninhibited self.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 11:00:01 GMTInnovations like screen readers and talking calculators can help people who cannot see.